Friday, September 21

friday flan!

happy friday everyone! :)
here are a few highlights from my week:
[one] 
i'm loving honeycrisp apples. the perfect amount of sweet and sour, and the perfect amount of crunch.
[two]
this weekend, bub-hub and i are flying to arkansas for a family wedding. i can't wait to see everyone and fill up my hug-tank!
[three]
i received this message on one of my dove chocolates this week. yummy chocolate and encouraging words are a perfect combination. 
[four]
"gracefully and professionally"...this has been my mantra over the last few weeks.  i was reminded by a co-worker that even when things start getting crazy around the office, i have to respond calmly and act "gracefully and professionally". easier said than done, but i'm trying!
[five] 
this week, i tried flan for the first time.  more specifically, flan with coconut cream sauce and pineapple topping. i've falled in love and i think my life is forever changed. :)

how was your week?
what are you looking forward to this weekend?


15 comments:

  1. for your first time trying Flan, that looks like a wonderful piece to try! and love that Dove Chocolate piece of advice :)

    Have a lovely weekend.

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  2. I was reminded to be graceful and professional at work a few weeks ago, just in different terms. Clearly, you have some cooler co-workers than I do. Some days I just want to pull my hair out, so slap a particular co-worker, and apparently it can show. I'm trying to do better, anddd applying for new opportunities :)

    And flan, I agree. I had it this spring for the first time (it always has scared me) and delicious. Mine was also coconut, but with raspberry and dark chocolate. Delicious!

    Happy Friday!

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  3. Yay for a fun wedding trip!! have fun, travel safe!

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  4. That is great advice, i need to remember that more often...graceful and professional...MAN!
    :)
    Flan...hmmm....i haven't tried it but the name is disheartening haha.

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  5. YUM flan! Being married to a Cuban has opened my eyes to many tasty treats, and flan is definitely in my top 5! ;) Have a great trip this weekend!

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  6. Love that "gracefully and professionally" line! That sums up how to be a lady in every circumstance. Those words will now be on my mind too!

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  7. Anything with pineapple is a win. I've been known to order a drink just because it has pineapple in it.

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  8. That flan sounds amazing!

    I love graceful and professional! It is perfect!

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  9. I love how a little piece of chocolate can provide such a simple, yet useful piece of advice.

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  10. I love the little messages in the Dove wrappers.

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  11. That flan sounds amazing! Also love the apples...such a great fall treat!

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  12. You have me wanting to try flan now, too! I loooove Dove chocolates...best thing ever. Hope y'all have fun at the wedding!!

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  13. I have never tried flan - sounds good tho!
    Nominated you for the Lovely Blog Award - details on my blog

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